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Vostok Subglacial Highlands: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Vostok Subglacial Highlands in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Vostok Subglacial Highlands

Feature Class (see definition): Area

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16144

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 00' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
102° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 102

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A line of subglacial highlands trending NNW-SSE and forming an E extension of Gamburtsev Subglacial Mountains. The feature was delineated by the SPRI-NSF-TUD airborne radio echo sounding program, 1967-79, and named after Vostok, the flagship of the Russian expedition, 1819-21 (Admiral Thaddeus Bellingshausen).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Vostok Subglacial Highlands in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Vostok Subglacial Highlands should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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